Category: Drinking Alcohol and Longevity
Readings on Alcohol and Longevity
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and all-cause mortality in a cohort of male employees in the German
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to current alcohol consumption. Journal of Epidemiology and
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of the American Medical Association, 1904, 43, 774-775.
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control study in Asturias, Spain. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology,
1999, 52, 577-684;
- Camargo, C. A., et al. Prospective study of moderate alcohol
consumption and mortality in US male physicians. Archives of
Internal Medicine, 1997, 157, 79-85.
- Camargo, C. A., et al. Moderate alcohol consumption and
the risk for angina pectoris or myocardial infarction in U.S. male
physicians. Archives of Internal Medicine, 1997, 126(5).
- Coate, D. Moderate drinking and coronary heart disease mortality:
evidence from NHANES I and NHANES I follow-up. American Journal
of Public Health, 1993, 83(6), 888-890.
- Dairdron, D. M. Cardiovascular effects of alcohol. Western
Journal of Medicine, 1989, 151(4), 430-439.
- Doll, R., et al. Mortality in relation to consumption of
alcohol: 13 years observations on male British doctors. British
Medical Journal, 1994, 309, 911-918.
- Ellison, R. C. Does Moderate Alcohol Consumption Prolong Life?
New York: American Council on Science and Health, 1993.
- Farchi, G., et al. Alcohol and survival in the Italian rural
cohorts of the Seven Countries Study. International Journal
of Epidemiology, 2000, 29, 667-671.
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women. The New England Journal of Medicine, 1995, 332(19),
- Gronbaek, M., et al. Type of alcohol consumed and mortality
from all causes, coronary heart disease, and cancer. Annals
of Internal Medicine, 2000, 133(6), 411-419.
- Gronbaek, M., et al. Alcohol and mortality: is there a U-shaped
relation in elderly people? Age and Aging, 1998, 27(6),
- Gronbaek, M., et al. Influence of sex, age, body mass index,
and smoking on alcohol inytake and mortality, British Medical
Journal, 1994, 308, 302-306.
- Gronbaek, M., et al. Mortality associated with moderate
intakes of wine, beer, or spirits, British Medical Journal,
1995, 310, 1165-1169.
- Hennekens, C. H. Alcohol and Risk of Coronary Events.
In: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Alcohol
and the Cardiovascular System. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of
Health and Human Services, 1996.
- Hoffmeister, H., et al. The relationship between alcohol
consumption, health indicators, and mortality in the German population.
International Journal of Epidemiology, 1999, 28(6),
- Keil, U, et al. The relation of alcohol intake to coronary
heart disease and all-cause mortality in a beer drinking population,
Epidemiology, 1997, 8(2), 150-156.
- Klatsky, A. Alcohol and mortality: a ten year Kaiser Permanente
experience, Annals of Internal Medicine, 1981, 95,
- LaPorte, R. E., Cresanta, J. L., and Kuller, L. H. The relationship
of alcohol consumption to atherosclerotic heart disease. Preventive
Medicine, 1980, 9, 22-40;
- McCallum, J., et al. The Dubbo Study of the Health of
the Elderly 1988-2002: An Epidemiological Study of Hospital and
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The Australian Health Policy Institute, 2003.
- Maskarinec, G., et al. Alcohol intake, body weight, and
mortality in a multiethnic prospective cohort. Epidemiology,
1998, 9(6), 654-661.
- Moore, R. D., and Pearson, T. A. Moderate alcohol consumption and
coronary artery disease. Medicine, 1986, 65, 242-267.
Perdue, L., and Shoemaker, W. The French Paradox and Beyond.
Sonoma, CA: Renaissance Publishing, 1992.
- Renaud, S., et al. Alcohol and mortality in middle-aged
men from Eastern France, Epidemiology,
- Rimm, E., et al. Prospective study of alcohol consumption
and risk of coronary disease in men. The Lancet. 1991,
- Rimm, E., et al. Prospective study of cigarette smoking,
alcohol use and the risk of diabetes in men. British Medical
Journal, 1995, 310, 555-559.
- Rimm, E., et al. Moderate alcohol intake and lower risk
of coronary heart disease: meta-analysis of effects on lipids and
hemostatic factors. British Medical Journal, 1999, 319,
- Rodgers, H., et al. Alcohol and Stroke: a case control study
of drinking habits past and present. Stroke, 1993, 12(10),
- Truelsen, T., et al. Intake of beer, wine and spirits and
risk of Stroke: the Copenhagen city heart study. Stroke,
1998, 29(12), 2468-2472.
- Wang, L. et al. Predictors of functional change: a longitudinal
study of nondemented people aged 65 and older. Journal of the
American Geriatrics Society, 2002, 50(9), 1525-1534.
- Willett, W. C. with the assistance of others. Eat, Drink, and
Be Healthy: The Harvard Medical School Guide to Healthy Eating.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001.
- Yuan, J-M., et al. Follow up study of moderate alcohol intake
and mortality among middle aged men in Shanghai, China. British
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